When a young Turkish girl is raped, the responsibility of restoring her family's lost honor is left in the hands of her younger brother, a thirteen-year-old boy.
A film by Danielle Lurie (USA | 2005 | 10:03).
Honorable Mention Narrative Film (2011)
IN THE MORNING has been screened at the 2005 Tribeca Film Festival, premiered at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival, and has won nine film festivals including "Best Narrative Short" at the Oscar-qualifying Nashville Film Festival. IN THE MORNING screened before members of the U.S. Congress, and later screened before members of UNIFEM (United Nations Development Fund for Women).